Motorist held after driving on wrong side of A14

A 23-year-old man has appeared at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court charged with causing death by danger

A 23-year-old man has appeared at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court charged with causing death by dangerous driving. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

A motorist has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving after being stopped travelling in the wrong direction on the A14 in Suffolk.

The Norfolk & Suffolk Road and Armed Policing Team tweeted this morning how a vehicle had been seen going the wrong way on the dual carriageway between Woolpit and Rougham, near Bury St Edmunds on Sunday evening.

“@SuffolkPolice & @NSRAPT received one of the most dreaded calls, a vehicle travelling the wrong way along the #A14 between #woolpit and #rougham. Vehicle stopped - just and driver has been arrested for drink driving and dangerous driving,” the tweet read.

Suffolk police have been contacted for comment.

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